Emily McNamara grew up in Centreville, Virginia, and joined WBOY as a news reporter in October 2019. Emily graduated from Robinson School of media at Virginia Commonwealth University as a Broadcast Journalism major, and psychology minor in the fall of 2018.
Emily was a field hockey player for four years at VCU. She broke four school records and was named an All American her senior season. Before joining WBOY she worked as a production assistant at NBC 12 in Richmond, Virginia.
Emily is the Marion and Taylor County reporter at WBOY, so if you have any story ideas in those areas email firstname.lastname@example.org